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Details

Object ID 000167

Object Name Ball Mason jar

Object Desc "Ball" mason jar, Ball Brothers Glass Manufactring Company. Clear aqua glass mason jar that gradually gets smaller at the top. Metal lid with galss window, under window "Presto". Ball Brothers was founded in 1880.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000073a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Glassware

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords mason jars,Ball Brothers Glass Mfg. Co.,canning,jars,


Title Ball Mason jar

Description "Ball" mason jar, Ball Brothers Glass Manufactring Company. Clear aqua glass mason jar that gradually gets smaller at the top. Metal lid with galss window, under window "Presto". Ball Brothers was founded in 1880. CMY73a is glass jar, CMY73b is glass lid, and CMY73c is metal lid covering.

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Approx Collection Date

Height 6.7

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2.6

Circumference 12

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Some minor scratches on the exterior (can't see from a distance), one scratch on the glass part of the lid. Residue on the inside of the jar does not cover the entire interior. Metal lid is rusty. Height 6.7in, circumferance bottom 12in, circumferance neck 9in, diameter lid 2.6in, diameter bottom 3.5in.

Quantity 1

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Place of Origin

Maker Ball Brothers Glass Manufacturing Company

Maker Details Ball brothers founded Wooden Jacketed Company in 1880 in Buffalo, NY. Changed to Ball Brothers Glass Manufacturing Company in 1886 and hanged agin in 1922 to Ball Company. Today is Ball Corporation.

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Image Caption CMY000073a-c

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 2,2013

Summary good

Assessor MacKenzie Sims

Notes Some minor scratches on the exterior (can't see from a distance), one scartch on the glass part of the lid. Residue onthe inside of the jar does not cover the entire interior. Metal lid is rusty. Height 6.7in, circumferance bottom 12in, circumferance neck 9in, diameter lid 2.6in, diameter bottom 3.5in.


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